Although rice is usually soaked, the pressure cooker hurries the process along so that you can get in 1 minute what would ordinarily take 8 hours. This drink is refreshing, lightly sweetened with...
Mexican Pressure Cooker Recipes
Our Mexican or Mexican-inspired pressure cooker recipes – enjoy!
Super-quick-pickled Green Peppers !
The pressure cooker pickles chilies in 60 seconds - it infuses the seasonings and spices evenly while bringing out their heat. Of course the chilies can be Jalapenos or any kind of hot...
Pressure Cooker Chicken, Black Beans & Rice Burrito Bowl
Make all the fixin's for a burrito in the pressure cooker in one pot - the beans, the chicken and the rice. Serve it in a bowl or wrap it into a burrito.
I used a few healthy...
No Pressure Salsa Recipe
This salsa can be used to dress your favorite Mexican Pressure Cooker recipe. This salsa is not watery or runny I'll show you how to do it!
It's very easy to make and can be prepared up...
No Pressure Guacamole Recipe
Ever have guacamole turn brown? It might taste the same but it's pretty difficult to look at and enjoy if it's not bright green. Here are my tips for keeping your guacamole green, bright and...
Easy Posole One Pot – pork & hominy stew makeover
When researching Posole it became pretty clear that, although this dish is not complicated, it requires lots of steps (and cleanup). I removed all of the extra pots and making this recipe not only faster but easier, too!
TART! Pressure cooking beans with acidic ingredients (plus recipe)
Until a couple of years ago I pressure cooked every recipe with an acidic ingredient twice. First, I pressure cooked the beans and then I added the “offending” ingredients and pressure cooked everything again to infuse
Instant Tabasco – 1 minute in the pressure cooker!
Your pressure cooker can extract most of the the color and flavor from hot peppers in one minute at high pressure. This hot sauce is a bold, vivid red and the flavor is amazingly...
Pressure Cooker Pulled Pork Lettuce Wraps!
Pressure cooker Carnita is fast, delicious, and best of all this pulled pork can be used in a myriad of traditional Mexican recipes and modern interpretations, like these lettuce cups.
Dulce de Leche! Pressure Cooked Condensed Milk
Dulce de Leche is sweetened condensed milk which has been caramelized in its own can. Usually simmered for up to three hours, the pressure cooker can do it in just 15 minutes- plus a wholly...
Hot Tamales!! Mexican Pressure Cooker Recipes
A pressure cooker is a fantastic steam-producing machine - the perfect tool to use to cook traditionally steamed foods, like tamales, in minutes not hours.Some hip recipes are spontaneous are...
Arroz – Spanish Rice: Mexican Pressure Cooker Recipes
In America, the basic rice used in Mexican cuisine is referred to as "Spanish Rice" - which confuses Spaniards because they have never heard of it. My guess: the rice got its name when someone...
Pressure Cooker Re-fried Beans – all the flavor without the frying!
Re-fried beans, much like carnitas, are usually cooked twice (boiled and then fried). Your pressure cooker can infuse flavor while boiling; so, let's switch this classic recipe around to capture...
Chocoflan – The Mexican Impossible Cake!
This Mexican flan is three layers of delicious excitement. A husky caramel, a sweet flan and fluffy chocolate cake. Two of the layers siwtch places during cooking - this cake is as much fun to eat...
Chef Jen’s Dessert Tamales – reader recipe
A few readers of this website are professional chefs - and I couldn't resist asking one to contribute to up the ante from our usual home-cooked fare to add a little adventure to our pressure...
Mike’s Yucatan pressure cooker "pit cooked" pork – Reader Recipe
Since my carnitas recipe was inspired by Mexican cookery, I bring you second pork recipe today that is authentically Mexican in every way except one... it's pressure cooked instead of being...
Surly Kitchen’s Pressure Cooker Refried Beans – Reader Recipe
An avid cook and photographer, from The Sruly Kitchen, read her blog to find out who gets "surly" when they're hungry, offers the easiest recipe for refried beans that I've ever seen! It's just...
Gwen’s Pressure Cooker Santa Fe Style Enchiladas Verdes – Reader Recipe
My cooking doppleganger lives in Arizona, and her name is Gwen! She is the woman behind the Simply Healthy Family, blog She likes to cook with whole, healthy foods. She's got four kids and a great...